Definition of Nyamwezi in English:

Nyamwezi

Line breaks: Nya|mwezi
Pronunciation: /ˌnjamˈweɪzi/

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noun (plural same or Nyamwezis)

  • 1A member of a people inhabiting western Tanzania.
  • 2 [mass noun] The Bantu language of the Nyamwezi, related to Sukuma and having about 900,000 speakers.

adjective

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  • Relating to the Nyamwezi or their language.

Origin

a local name.

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